On Saturday, April 3rd twelve couples gathered at the Legionaries of Christ community house in Rye, NY. Three to Get Married is a marriage prep program that draws upon the best in contemporary psychology, practical wisdom from married couples, and the beauty of the Church’s teaching on marriage and family life. Fr Jorge Obregon, LC, led
Cana Uncorked NYC Cana Uncorked is an apostolate of Regnum Christi, which offers Marriage and Faith Formation for engaged and newly-married Catholic couples with a goal of guiding them towards religious, moral and social maturity.
Must everything be wrapped up with a bow on top? One intangible but priceless possession is worth some reflection I am amazed to see the heroic sacrifices so many moms make for the good of their kids. It’s the same with the hard work and sleepless nights so many businessmen and women endure to provide
For many years we would celebrate the anniversary of our baptism instead of our birthdays in our congregation of the Legionaries of Christ. So, every year, on October 1st, I would look to spend one hour of adoration in front of the Tabernacle with my professions candle lit in thanksgiving for the greatest of gifts,
As Thanksgiving and Christmas quickly approach, here’s how to prepare our hearts and minds for the blessings of Our Lord’s love Turkey displays and festive decorations have been filling supermarkets and shops since before Halloween — and very soon, Christmas trees and holiday signs will blanket our streets, towns and cities. The retail world is
Here’s a lesson in thoughtfulness about our kids’ goals, how they spend their time — and what they value most in life Recently I was blessed to share a dinner with a family of five children in Scarsdale, New York, a well-to-do community less than an hour north of Manhattan. Over the course of our
Relationships with our siblings can’t be taken for granted, as God has put each of us with our brothers and sisters for a reason During a recent father-daughter mission trip to St. Michael’s Special Needs School in New Orleans, Louisiana, our faith-based business group from New York and Washington, D.C., dedicated a significant amount of
This past weekend, we had our 6th Annual Father-Daughter Mission Trip to New Orleans. This year, the group had 37 missionaries with Fr. Michael Sliney, LC, Amelia Hoover and myself. It was a great experience of service, charity and joy for all the participants. As in the past years, our focus was on the St.
‘If I was alone in the woods without a cellphone and no one else was around, I would start breaking down’ — it’s time to get back to God Recently I had a conversation with a gentleman from a suburb of New York City on the topic of silence. He laughed at the idea of
This Bible verse is one many have struggled with, including this priest and author — until finally trusting in God My favorite Bible passage involves Jesus telling Peter to “put out into the deep” (Luke 5:4.) Peter had been fishing all night. He had caught nothing — yet he trusted that, somehow, this would be